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We envision a world in which all who contribute to and benefit from research embrace ethics, welfare, inclusion, and trust as central to science and medicine. 

Who We Are

Who We Are

Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research (PRIM&R) advances the highest ethical standards in the conduct of research. As a national nonprofit founded in 1974, PRIM&R has served the research oversight community for 50 years through education, professional resources, certification, and membership.

Our vibrant community of over 28,000 individuals, 3,500 members from around the world, includes those who work with human subjects protections programs (HRPPs), institutional review boards (IRBs), animal care and use committees (IACUCs), and institutional leaders.

With over 20 professional development opportunities, two professional credentials, and 3,500 attendees at our annual conference, PRIM&R connects, educates, and inspires a commitment to the centrality of ethics in the advancement of science and medicine.

PRIM&R’s Community

PRIM&R’s Community


  • HRPP/IRB, IACUC/ACU, and IBC directors, administrators, chairs, and members
  • Compliance personnel
  • QA/QI personnel
  • Institutional research leadership
  • Federal and state representatives
  • Pharma/biotech industry personnel
  • Researchers and research staff
  • Clinical research professionals
  • Legal counsel
  • Public relations professionals
  • Research subject and patient advocates
  • Ethicists
  • Public and private institutions
  • Federal and state government
  • Academia
  • Industry/pharma

Who We Reach

How We Connect

PRIM&R’s educational programs ensure the highest ethical standards are maintained in research. PRIM&R’s consistent, high-quality educational programming provides opportunities for guidance from experts in the field. PRIM&R offers in-depth education for research professionals at all levels through webinars, workshops, and on-demand courses.

PRIM&R's supportive membership community provides resources and connections with colleagues from more than 1,000 institutions in more than 40 countries. PRIM&R members connect through continuing education opportunities, mentoring programs, regional connections, online forums, and virtual roundtables.

PRIM&R sponsors share a commitment to upholding the highest ethical standards in the field. They envision a world in which all who contribute to and benefit from research embrace ethics, welfare, inclusion, and trust as central to science and medicine. PRIM&R sponsors receive valuable exposure to a highly engaged audience of research professionals, including administrators, investigators, and compliance officers. Sponsorships are tailored to align with marketing objectives, giving the maximum impact on the investment. A commitment to PRIM&R’s programming offers access to a dedicated community of research professionals through visibility during our live programs, related webpages, and other content-driven marketing materials.

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